Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Wilmore.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesWilmoreNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesWilmoreNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesWilmoreNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesWilmoreNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesWilmoreNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesWilmoreNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesWilmoreNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesWilmoreEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesWilmoreNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesWilmoreNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Phalaropus fulicarius Red PhalaropeAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesWilmoreNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesWilmoreNS YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesWilmoreNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Zenaida asiatica White-winged DoveAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWilmoreNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesWilmoreNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesWilmoreNN Reference
184 species are listed.